However, we know that mature students also have different expectations, responsibilities and needs so we have provided further information for mature students here. You can also visit the Mature Learners Widening Participation webpages where they provide information specific to mature students. Postgraduate students are by definition mature and usually have some experience of being in higher education already. Undergraduate students over the age of 21 may already have a degree. Some may not consider themselves as mature or have specific issues related to being over
Third-level courses for mature students
CIT - Cork Institute of Technology - Mature Students (Full-Time Courses)
Equally, some of you may have been some time away from formal studies. And if you need more specific information or advice on your personal situation, contact our Advice Service for free, independent, confidential and high quality advice. The Mature Students Officer is a student role, elected annually. Why not think about standing for it, or for other roles? Are you entitled to financial support for child care through benefits, Tax Credits or Student Finance? Generally, child care costs can only be met if you are using a Registered Child Minder.
For mature students
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UCAS defines a mature student as any student who is over the age of 21 when they commence their studies. At Manchester we welcome people of all ages to our undergraduate courses. Adults returning to study are some of our most well-equipped learners, bringing skills and attributes gained from work, family and other life experiences.